SCOTIA Kenneth E. Cottrell, 49, of South Ten Broeck St. passed away Sunday March 1, 2020 at St. Peter’s Hospice after a 5 year long courageous battle with Cancer. Born in Troy he is the son of John J. and Maryann Carpenter Cottrell of Clifton Park. He is a 1988 graduate of Shaker High School and a 1991 graduate of Hudson Valley Community College.
Ken was a 20 year employee of the US Postal service and also had worked in the New York State Senate. He enjoyed traveling, skiing, snowboarding and paddle boarding.
Survivors in addition to his parents include his brother Edward T. Cottrell (Jean) of Clifton Park, a nephew Andrew Cottrell and a niece Sophie Cottrell. Several aunts, uncles and cousins also survive.
Funeral services will be private at the convenience of the family. There will be no viewing hours.
Those who wish may make memorial contributions to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 1 Marcus Blvd #104, Albany, NY 12205.